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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.